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Christina Griffiths

As a communications coordinator with the Office of Strategic Communications, Christina develops and implements strategic communications plans and projects for internal and external audiences. Before joining IU School of Medicine, Christina worked as an a...

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New study shows pathological differences in inherited versus sporadic Alzheimer's disease

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers are making new discoveries about the pathological changes in people who have inherited Alzheimer’s disease versus developing the disease sporadically. These findings could lead to new ways of preventing and treating the disease.

Christina Griffiths  |  Jan 18, 2022

Researchers make important new findings about how to test cancer-fighting drugs

Researchers from Indiana University School of Medicine are discovering new ways to find out how effective a drug might be against cancer.

Christina Griffiths  |  Jan 13, 2022

IU receives grant aimed at enhancing curricular coverage of care for underserved

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers were recently awarded a $5.1 million supplemental grant from the United States Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for the Primary Care Reaffirmation for Indiana Medical Education (PRIME) program.

Christina Griffiths  |  Sep 30, 2021

Brown Center for Immunotherapy names Huda Salman, MD, PhD as inaugural executive director

Indiana University School of Medicine has named its first executive director of the Brown Center for Immunotherapy. Huda Salman, MD, PhD will become the center’s new leader, effective November 1.

Christina Griffiths  |  Sep 15, 2021

Researchers receive $17.1 million grant to study impact of drugs and medicines in pregnant women and children

Researchers with Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Pediatrics and Division of Clinical Pharmacology in the Department of Medicine are studying how certain drugs and medications affect pregnant and lactating women and their children thanks to a new, five-year, $17.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.

Christina Griffiths  |  Sep 10, 2021

IU cancer researcher receives $2.5 million grant to develop lung cancer treatment

INDIANAPOLIS—A researcher at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Comprehensive Cancer Center received a five-year, $2.5 million grant from the National Cancer Institute to develop a novel therapy to treat lung cancer.

Christina Griffiths  |  Aug 30, 2021

IU researchers pioneering noninvasive technique for neurological conditions

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers are developing a new, noninvasive brain stimulation technique to treat neurological disorders, including pain, traumatic brain injury (TBI), epilepsy, Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and more.

Christina Griffiths  |  Jul 01, 2021

EM Department earns national award for wellness efforts during COVID-19

Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine has received the 2021 Emergency Medicine Wellness Center of Excellence Award from the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) for work to promote wellness for its faculty, fellows, residents and staff throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Christina Griffiths  |  Jun 30, 2021

IU School of Medicine hosting virtual LGBTQ health care conference

Indiana University School of Medicine is hosting its fourth annual LGBTQ Health Care Conference, aimed at helping providers and community members better understand the unique health considerations and barriers to care those in the LGBTQ population often experience.

Christina Griffiths  |  Mar 09, 2021

New psychiatry residency program hopes to ease physician shortage in northwest Indiana

Indiana University School of Medicine is partnering with the Northwest Indiana GME Consortium to launch a new psychiatry residency program at its regional campus in northwest Indiana aimed at treating an underserved population in that part of the state.

Christina Griffiths  |  Oct 20, 2020